Behavioral science research

In my research and that of many other behavioral scientists in the field, we’ve found that people don’t always make decisions and take action in a straightforward way. People struggle to turn their intentions into action. People struggle sometimes to make good decisions—even if, at another time …

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Financialization and the Agri-food System

In recent decades, finance has increasingly become the gravitational center of economic life. In the process of financialization, financial actors and financial motives have taken on a greater role across economic sectors. The rise of finance can be traced, at least in part, to the economic policy shifts associated with …

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Forgetting - what it means

Who hasn’t forgotten something at some point in their lives? Heck, who hasn’t forgotten something in the last hour, or the last five minutes? Forgetfulness is one of our many human frailties. Personally, the older I get, the longer that list seems to grow. There are sadly many …

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Calculate costs

But you can also offer your expertise, distribution channels, location, contacts, customer base, sales force, engineering talent, management skills, excess line of credit, financial strength, or banking connections. Many successful companies were founded by entrepreneurs who are excellent at determining their costs and what to charge to stay busy and …

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Soaking the Rich

Procuring and maintaining adequate capital is crucial for businesses. Bonds do not represent ownership, but are used by corporations and governments to borrow money. It s also why you ve spent time defining the profile (avatar) of this niche. Human capital consists of talents, skills, and knowledge residing among employees …

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Manufacturing is complex

Make this a top priority. Eventually your company reaches a plateau and can't grow without some new customers. However, should you want to the guidance of a software program, you ll want to find one that meets your computer capabilities, has tech support readily available, and is highly rated. These …

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Stay on top of what is going on

You should also let the reader know how the investment will help the company grow and/or increase its profits. The weather of the face, the temperature of the hand, the color of the voice, will win customers where other means fail. This can itself cost money, but the alternative …

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Choosing your Campsite Location

There are six especially essential things that you should think about before you want a campsite. These are necessary steps that you can do even if you are in the wilderness. Of course, if you are in a campground, you may not have the option to choose, in which case …

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You shouldn?t build a business without a plan

Decide which customers need more attention and how you can get a bigger return on the marketing money you invest to maintain customer relationships and increase your net profit potential. Set yourself apart from your competition, find your niche market, create strong customer relationships, and seek value-added opportunities to offer …

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